Watershed Organisation Trust is pleased to share a case study of 'Sattechiwadi' included as one of the best practices published in the Ministry of Environment and Forest, GOI National Report 2012 submitted to UNCCD. It gives an account of the activities implemented in Sattechiwadi (a hamlet of Hivargaon) Maharashtra and how specific land degradation problems were addressed.
Dipping Point: A Cold Day in February
This is a short film about the cold wave experienced in early February of 2012, which crippled crops in Akole area of Ahmednagar district, Maharashtra. This same area has suffered climate erraticism for the 2nd year in a row now. The film indicates the high vulnerability of farmers – a harsh and in this case freezing cold reality.